|Place of birth||Batlow, New South Wales|
|School||Batlow Public School, New South Wales|
|Address||Sunnyside, Batlow, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||25|
|Next of kin||Mrs Edwin J Quarmby, Sunnyside, Batlow, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Served for 2 weeks in the 11th Light Horse Regiment; still serving at time of AIF enlistment.|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Rosebery Park, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||1st Light Horse Regiment, B Squadron|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||10/6/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Star Of Victoria on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Corporal|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||1st Light Horse Regiment|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Age at death from cemetery records||29|
|Place of burial||No known grave|
|Commemoration details||Jerusalem War Memorial Cemetery, Palestine|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Edwin Joseph and Jane Quarmby, Sunnyside, Batlow, New South Wales|
|Family/military connections||Brother: 278 Corporal Norman Leslie QUARMBY, 1st Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia; Cousins: 3815 Pte Claude Richard QUARMBY, 1st Bn, died of wounds, 23 July 1916;|
War service: embarked Alexandria to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, Gallipoli, 9 May 1915. Appointed Lance Corporal, and posted to Headquarters, 9 September 1915. Disembarked Alexandria, 27 December 1915 (general Gallipoli evacuation).
Posted to Western Frontier Force, 14 January 1916.
Appointed Temporary Corporal, Romani, 10 August 1916; reverted to Lance Corporal, 9 September 1916. Appointed Temporary Corporal, 8 November 1916; Corporal, 3 December 1916.
Taken on strength, 1st Light Horse Training Regiment, Moascar, 23 February 1917.
Detached to School of Instruction, Moascar, 13 May 1917; rejoined unit from School, 16 June 1917.
Transferred to 1st Light Horse Regiment, 20 June 1917.
Wounded in action, Ludd, 15 November 1917 (gun shot wound, left thigh); admitted to 1st Light Horse Regiment Field Ambulance,16 November 1917; transferred to Australian Division Rest Station, 18 November 1917; transferred to 74th Casualty Clearing Station, 19 November 1917; to 45th Stationary Hospital, 21 November 1917; to 44th Stationary Hospital, 23 november 1917; to 14th Australian General Hospital, Port Said, 24 November 1917; to Dersert Mounted Column Rest Camp, 2 January 1918; rejoined 1st Light Horse Regiment, 24 January 1918.Killed in action, 1 May 1918.
|Miscellaneous details||Name recorded incorrectly on Embarkation Roll as QUAMBY.|